OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

The Extension and Experiment Station Communications (EESC) department writes news releases about OSU’s agricultural research as well as the various programs offered by the university’s Extension Service. Below is an archive of these stories as well as a list of stories published in the media about Extension. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

June 2, 2005

Both Dan Sheahan and his son Tanner will graduate next week from Oregon State University, walking side-by-side in the commencement ceremony.

June 1, 2005

An upcoming symposium at Oregon State University will explore how eating berries can make you healthy.

May 27, 2005

The Canyon Creek Riders, one of the two largest 4-H clubs in Clackamas County, announces their annual June Jubilee open horse show on June 12th.

May 20, 2005

OSU extension programs help Hispanic families stay healthy.

May 13, 2005

OSU and USDA scientists will present their findings on cereal grain and seed crop research at the annual Hyslop Farm Field Day on Wednesday, May 25.

Recent Gardening Tips

October 14, 2016

The traditional Christmas plants need a long period of darkness every day

October 7, 2016

You're not looking at the same needles over time

September 30, 2016

Wasp and lady beetle may control invasive insect in next one to two years

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest

September 16, 2016

Put up a fence, use repellents and choose deer-resistant plants